Agora Object: P 20462
Inventory Number:   P 20462
Section Number:   ΟΟ 1459
Title:   Mortar Fragment
Category:   Pottery
Description:   Two joining fragments preserve less than a third of flat-bottomed basin, probably a mortar. Drill marks on present preserved top, showing that upper wall has been deliberately cut off. Groove around side wall near bottom.
Red buff clay, light buff at surface.
ADDENDA More likely a tub as P 26665? Mortar should have raised base.
Notes:   Other fragments from this or similar heavy basins stored with pottery in Tin 715.
Context:   Well, containers 5, 6, 7. Context ca. 350-325 B.C.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. ca. 0.05; Diam. 0.23
Date:   12 May 1949
Section:   ΟΟ
Grid:   ΟΟ:70/ΛΖ
Elevation:   -14.9--14.9m.
Masl:   -14.9m.
Deposit:   D 17:12
Period:   Greek
Bibliography:   Agora XII, no. 1851, pl. 88.
References:   Publication: Agora XII
Publication Page: Agora 12.2, s. 41, p. 414
Object: Agora XII, no. 1851
Deposit: D 17:12
Notebook: ΟΟ-13
Notebook Page: ΟΟ-13-103 (pp. 2596-2597)
Card: P 20462